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Here are two Garden Glamour Shots, two hours’ work apart.
Fun Fact: You can’t see the difference much, but there’s two zucchinis and 8 lettuce planted in the cleared spaces.
This is fennel, impacted into a cinderblock hole. It’s what happens when you let things slide for two years.
I could not pull it out of the cinderblock, and I wasn’t about to let it keep growing. So the cinderblock itself had to go.
Here are the new ladybugs for this year. They’re new — look how small, the fennel flowers look ginormous in comparison.
Fun Fact: Ladybugs are fiercest when young; the little crocodile-like larvae are voracious.
We spent the last three weeks putting this together. Isn’t it fantastic?
There is one great big wash basin (soon to be plumbed), two spaces for plastic drop-in tubs in the middle, and the far-right side is three sides of plywood: all the better to dump soil onto.
Just pics because I can.
, thank goodness.Â We’re finally getting enough eggs for ourselves (have been having to supplement) and now we’ll have a leeedle extra.Â Such good news!
Here are our six. The two in front are Alice and Alert, from the first batch. The four in back are, from left to right,
Hey! My camera works! It had been stubborn for a few months. So let’s do ALL the pictures.
Garden Glamour Shot through the new back door that I spent two weeks altering to have a very sturdy doggie door: